meet the aims and objectives of the Bombay Sappers Association, following activities have been
Automation of BSA office including opening of Web
Site. This has since been completed. All the records of
members are on computer. The web site of the BSA was launched by
the erstwhile Vice-Chairman & Commandant BEG & Centre Brig
Vijay Aga on 10 Apr 2001. Various details are available on this
site. Members can reach/interact with BSA through our
E-Mail address firstname.lastname@example.org
Regular News letter giving latest information is being posted on
& Sports Scholarships. These were introduced in
the year 2001 and are given every year. It has been planned to continue with these
schemes based on the feedback received from the members. For
on Re-settlement. It is provided through the Station
Placement Node kirkee which function alongside the BSA
of Membership cards to BSA Members and mementos to members at
the time of retirement. Life membership cards are
being issued to all members who have submitted the membership
application from along with two stamp size (2.5X2 CM) photograph
to BSA Office. BSA memento is given to all retiring
members. To download the membership form please Click
Caters for relief to PBOR suffering due to natural or man-made
calamities. It also include widows who need financial and other
Educationn loan at saving bank interest rates will be provided
to children of Bombay Sappers for pursuing higher studies such
as Engineering, Medicine, MBA & Hotel Management.
to Gurnam Academy.
Whenever possible, the BSA gives financial assistance to Gurnam
Academy. This is being reviewed every year. The children in GBH
will be provided with all facilities to prepare them for NDA,
AIT, 10+2 scheme and so on.
in bringing up Sappers Sarais at Pune and Chandigarh.
During year 2008-09 Rs 1.00 Lacs were expended to improve
existing Bombay Sappers Sarai, functioning at BEG & Centre. The
facilities have been upgraded to a well furnished accommodation
for 20 personnel. The BSA members will be charged at the
subsidized rates. Sapper Sarai at Chandigarh has been given
grant of Rs 10.00 lacs during year 2008-09 to make it functional.
Area family Quarters. Funds permitting, construction of
living quarters for personnel posted in field area
building loans. Due to shortage of funds at this stage &
non availability of expertise for such a scheme, it has been
deferred to a later date.